LOUD is one of the hottest and most interesting groups in the global trance scene today. Kobi Toledano and Eitan Reiter have been producing high quality and original electronic music together since 2006, blending old school roots with cutting-edge fresh new sound. Refusing to adhere to fashions and formulas they have been paving their own road in the world of electronic music with their own special musical say.
Their success in the last years proves that the crowd appreciates it and they have been invited to headline an impressive amount of known events & in the biggest music festivals worldwide. LOUD have performed in almost every country that holds electronic dance music. Among their international performances one should note (Highlights – 2013-2014): Symbiosis Gathering (USA), BOOM Festival (Portugal), Urban Art Forms (Austria), Universo Parallelo (Brazil), Earth Dance (South Africa), Rainbow Serpent (Australia), Matreia Festival (Australia), Glade Festival (UK), XXXperience (Brazil), Ozora Festival (Hungary), Antaris Festival (Germany), Hadra Festival (France), Time and Space (Mexico), Luminate (New Zealand), GeoParadise (Panama), Electrance Festival (Brazil), Amazon Halloween Ritual (Canada), Sunburn Festival (India), Origin Festival (South Africa), Groove Attack (Israel), SoulVision Festival (Brazil), Sapir College (Israel), World Trance Festival (France), Funjoya (Israel), Atmosphere Festival (Israel), Kineret College (Israel), Natanya College (Israel), Spirit Base Festival (Germany), Brurning Man (USA), Harvest Festival (Canada), UNITY Festival (Israel), Neverland Festival (Israel), Tribaltech Festival (Israel), BAP (Argentina), Psytronic Festival (Brazil), Equilibrium Festival (Brazil), Fantastic Festival (Mexico), Normafa NYE (Hungary). In January 2014 the duo went on their yearly Australian tour including 3 stand out events including world renewed Rainbow Serpent Festival. Thus far in 2015 this active duo has visited countries including: France, Switzerland, Austria, Germany, Morocco & Cyprus. In May the duo will take off to yet another Mexico Tour followed by a performance at Funjoya 2015, Israel biggest Spring Break Student event. So far booked and close performances include: Brazil Tour, Germany, Inox Club (Toulouse & Paris, France), Noisily Festival of Music & Art 2015 (UK), Neon Festival 2015 (Turkey), Summer Never End Festival 2015 (Switzerland), O.Z.O.R.A Festival 2015 (Hungary), Lost Theory Festival 2015 (Croatia). A lot more are currently in process of finalization.
So far the duo have released 4 studio albums (Some Kind of Creativity - 2006, Abstract - 2008, Free from Conceptual Thoughts - 2012 and No More X - 2012); A Remix album of a selection of their tracks remixed by the world's top psytrance producers - 2011); A compilation - Private Lesson -2007); And a large selection of successful, top selling EPs and compilation tracks with almost every respected Psy Trance records label out there. Please see enclosed 'Discography'.
In 2011 the group was signed with the leading English/South African based label, Nano Records and since than have released a bountiful amount of top charted and top selling releases. In the past two years the duo has been hard at work on their highly anticipated full length studio album which will be released later on in 2015. A big album release Tour will then be launched including territories such as: Israel, South Africa, Australia, UK, Portugal, Germany, Mexico, Brazil, Denmark, and Greece to name the immediate few.
LOUD also enjoy the respect of other leading musicians and producers and lately have collaborated and remixed and have been remixed by leading artists such as: Simon Posford, Art of Trance, Union Jack, Dr Motte – Founder of Love Parade Berlin (released on PAXXIZ), Sebastian Mullaert, Infected Mushroom, Bluetech, J.Viewz, Bluetech, Son Kite, Astrix, Perfect Stranger, Shulman, Prometheus, Ace Ventura and many more.
In 2009 the group was invited by BPM College, the leading institute in Israel for sound & music production studies, to conduct an Artist Workshop. The successes of the workshop lead to an ongoing relationship with BPM. BPM is the only institute in Israel, which is recognized as an Authorized Training Center by Apple, Waves, Steinberg & Ableton!
In 2013 the group assisted BPM in the development of its excellent BPM Remixed project. The successes of this collaboration lead to additional collaborations of this sort. In 2015 the duo has been invited to a special (already sold out) workshop in celebration of the upcoming 10 year anniversary next year.
(LOUD Remixed competition: http://www.bpmremixed.com/loud.html)
Domestically, LOUD is the most sort-after electronic music group. They are considered in the Israeli legitimate commercial mainstream as part of the local top 5 accomplished electronic music acts. LOUD perform on the most demanding stages in Israel, including large scale open air events, official city municipality events (Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Beer Sheva, Haifa, Carmiel and much more), big student events organized by pretty much all of the countries leading Universities, Colleges & Schools for the past 5 years.
LOUD is a known brand in Israel and all over the world and are considered as the leading headliners in all the events set.
These days the duo is touring the globe extensively, finalizing the work of their highly anticipated full length studio album which spanned over two years and getting ready for the official album release world tour.
Play it LOUD!